SIG SAUER Introduces Elite Hunter Tipped Ammunition

SIG SAUER Elite Hunter Tipped Ammo Family

NEWINGTON,clip_image001 N.H., (August 12, 2019)clip_image001[1]SIGclip_image001[2] SAUER, Inc. is pleased to introduce Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition – the newest line in the rapidly growing SIG SAUER brand of award-winningclip_image001[3] ammunition offerings. Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition gives the serious sportsman unmatched long-range accuracy, combined withclip_image001[4] devastating on-target performance in the field.clip_image001[5]

Designedclip_image001[6] for massive expansion and deep penetration, Elite Hunter Tippedclip_image001[7] ammunitionclip_image001[8] delivers instant knockdown capability and maximum terminal performance atclip_image001[9] extended ranges.clip_image001[10] These premium cartridges feature a yellow-tipped, lead-alloyclip_image001[11] bullet withclip_image001[12] an enhancedclip_image001[13] boat tail design for superior flight characteristics over a wide range of velocities.clip_image001[14] The exclusive design of the concentric,clip_image001[15] blackened jacket ensures reliable, controlled expansion of the bullet withclip_image001[16] maximum weight retention. Theclip_image001[17] translucent yellow tip increases the ballistic coefficient while improving terminal performance and aiding in consistent, reliable chambering.

“Ourclip_image001[18] new Elite Hunter Tipped lineclip_image001[19] of premium rifle ammunition is designed and engineered to be a devastating game load with exceptional long-range accuracyclip_image001[20] and performance,”clip_image001[21] said Brad Criner, Senior Director, Brand Management and Business Development, SIG SAUER Ammunition. “SIG Elite Hunter Tipped ammunitionclip_image001[22] delivers superior downrange energy and massive expansion for a clean kill whether you are hunting whitetail, mule deer, antelope, elk, predators or a variety of other game species.”

Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition is available in the following loads:

  • 90grclip_image001[23] 243 Win Muzzle Velocity = 3115 fps; Muzzle Energy = 1939 ft-lbs; G1 BC = 0.490
  • 100gr 6mm Creedmoor Muzzleclip_image001[24] Velocity = 2970 fps;clip_image001[25] Muzzle Energy = 1958 ft-lbs; G1clip_image001[26] BC = 0.515
  • 130gr 6.5 Creedmoor Muzzleclip_image001[27] Velocity = 2850 fps;clip_image001[28] Muzzle Energy = 2344 ft-lbs;clip_image001[29] G1clip_image001[30] BC = 0.510
  • 130gr 260 Rem Muzzle Velocity = 2820 fps; Muzzleclip_image001[31] Energy = 2995 ft-lbs; G1clip_image001[32] BC = 0.510
  • 140grclip_image001[33] 270 Win Muzzle Velocity = 2950 fps;clip_image001[34] Muzzle Energy = 2705 ft-lbs; G1 BC = 0.508
  • 165gr 308 Win Muzzleclip_image001[35] Velocity = 2840 fps;clip_image001[36] Muzzleclip_image001[37] Energy = 2956 ft-lbs; G1clip_image001[38] BC = 0.5
  • 165gr 30-06 Springfield Muzzle Velocity = 2950 fps; Muzzleclip_image001[39] Energy = 3188 ft-lbs; G1clip_image001[40] BC = 0.530
  • 180gr 300 Win Mag Muzzle Velocity = 2960 fps;clip_image001[41] Muzzleclip_image001[42] Energy = 3502 ft-lbs;clip_image001[43] G1 BC = 0.515

All Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition features nickel-plated cases that aid in extraction while providing significant anti-corrosion qualities. Theclip_image001[44] customclip_image001[45] formulated and precision loaded powders deliver consistent velocities regardless of atmospheric conditions and industry-leading primers are matched to proprietary powder blends to ensure dependable ignition.

The SIG SAUER Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition is now available for purchase at the sigsauer.com/store and retailers everywhere.

SIG SAUER Ammunition is manufactured by SIG SAUER at its state-of-the-art ammunition manufacturing facility in Jacksonville, Arkansas to the same exacting standards as the company’s premium pistols and rifles. For more information, visit sigsauer.com/ammunition.

About SIG SAUER, Inc.

SIG SAUER, Inc. is a leading provider and manufacturer of firearms, electro-optics, ammunition, airguns, suppressors, and training.  For over 100 years SIG SAUER, Inc. hasclip_image001[49] evolved, and thrived, by blending American ingenuity, German engineering, and Swiss precision.   Today, SIG SAUER is synonymous with industry-leading quality and innovation which has made it the brand of choice amongst the U.S. Military, the global defense community, law enforcement, competitive shooters, hunters, and responsible citizens.  Additionally,clip_image001[50] SIG SAUER is the premier provider of elite firearms instruction and tactical training at the SIG SAUER Academy – a world class, state-of-the-art, 140-acre training facility.  SIGclip_image001[51] SAUER is headquartered in Newington, New Hampshire, and has more than 1,700 employeesclip_image001[52] across eight locations,clip_image001[53] andclip_image001[54] is the largest member of a worldwide business group that includes SIG SAUER GmbH & Co. KG in Germany. For more information about the company and product line visit: sigsauer.com.

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